IBM to hire 2,000 U.S. veterans

IBM says it will hire 2,000 U.S. veterans over the next four years, as part of the company’s pledge to hire 25,000 U.S. workers through 2020.

IBM is also expanding its training programs to train U.S. vets in software used in the defense and law enforcement industries. More than 500 veterans have been trained to-date, says the company.

This veterans employment initiative is part of IBM’s philanthropic impact grants.

[Image courtesy: IBM]


Also see:

Jumbo, Hanshow ink partnership to digitize 700 stores

Jumbo, the second largest supermarket chain in the Netherlands, has announced an exclusive partnership with global retail solutions provider Hanshow.

Cognizant awarded five-year IT operations and maintenance contract by VodafoneZiggo

As managed services partner of VodafoneZiggo, Cognizant will consolidate and support the company's operations of IT and virtualized mobile network infrastructure.